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radish

noun [C] uk   /ˈræd.ɪʃ/ us  
a small vegetable, usually red or white and round or shaped like a finger, which grows underground and is usually eaten uncooked in salads
Translations of “radish”
in Korean 래디쉬, 작은 무…
in Arabic فِجل…
in French radis…
in Turkish turp…
in Italian ravanello…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指紅色或白色,圓形或手指形的)小蘿蔔…
in Russian редиска…
in Polish rzodkiewka…
in Spanish rábano…
in Portuguese rabanete…
in German das Radieschen…
in Catalan rave…
in Japanese ハツカダイコン, ラディッシュ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指红色或白色,圆形或手指形的)小萝卜…
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